|Author: Eve Bunting|
|When a boy and girl are drowned in the Blackwater River, thirteen-year-old Brodie Lynch must decide whether to confess that he may have caused the accident. Reprint. *Author: Bunting, Eve *Publication Date: 2000/08/01 *Number of Pages: 146 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 4-6 *Language: English *Depth: 0.50 *Width: 5.00 *Height: 7.25|
From the Publisher:
Thirteen-year-old Brodie Lynch was ready for the perfect summer of adventure along the awesome Blackwater River. That was before everything changed forever. When a harmless prank goes too far, the unthinkable happens. Brodie's lies make him a hero, but inside, his guilt tears at him like the treacherous current of the Blackwater itself, which has become a horrifying reminder of his part in the tragedy. In this gripping new coming-of-age novel, a young boy is faced with a choice between right and wrong and ultimately learns that truth can offer hope in even the darkest moments.
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